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Silas W. Robbins House

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East Setauket, New York
Reviewed 9 July 2013

This B&B is just off the highway, so very convenient. It was lovingly restored. Breakfast was great. The owner was so helpful that, when the taxi was late, he prepared to drive the guest to the airport. Besides the usual amenities, it had tv and central air. Highly recommend it.

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Madbury, NH
Reviewed 21 May 2013

We had a splendid time on our recent visit to this extraordinary period B&B. Attention to both the broad experience and the smallest detail earmarked our time at the Robbins House, and we left very happy with our choice. We recommend it without hesitation.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 May 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Silas W. Robbins House while visiting relatives in Wethersfield. The décor, cleanliness, service, and overall atmosphere of this B & B are overwhelming. We have stayed many places world-wide, but the Silas Robbins House beats them all. Bravo to John and Shireen! We will definitely be back.

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McLean, Virginia
Reviewed 7 April 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Silas Robbins Inn over Easter Weekend. Our grandson was being christened at the Trinity College Chapel. What a surprise!! The Inn was fabulous. Impeccably clean and restored. Every room was immaculate and the bathrooms updated and had plenty of room. The Inn Keepers are so warm and welcoming. The breakfast offered in the...

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Greenwich, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 February 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Silas W. Robbins House while attending a sports event in Hartford. We had the most wonderful experience at this lovely mansion. The impeccable decor, warm and friendly service, and wonderful breakfast were highlights of our visit. The innkeepers were attentive to every detail. It was just remarkable. We look forward to other opportunities...

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Rolvenden
Reviewed 13 November 2012

The Silas W. Robbins House is a fabulous place to stay. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and John and Shireen were fabulous hosts. The rooms and decorations were stunning especially in view of the history of the property. I would definitely stay there again given the opportunity.

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Branchville, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 12 November 2012

One room for beautiful then the next! John and Shireen are the perfect hosts. The newly restored historic home had all the modern day comforts with the beauty of the victorian era, Each detail was beyond perfection both inside and out. The breakfast was fantastic, our entire stay exceeded any expectations. Our guest room, Cupids and Roses, was elegant and...

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Aliso Viejo, California
Reviewed 8 November 2012

We came to Hartford for a Bruce Springsteen show downtown. I'm so glad I found a gem. We had the most wonderful stay at this beautifully restored Inn hosted by John and Shireen Aforismo. This was a refuge just outside of Hartford. We felt as if we were transported back in time to serene and charming perfection. Two other rooms...

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 November 2012 via mobile

The drive up to the inn starts off your experience. The inn is stately and grand and the landscaping is impeccable. It is warm and inviting. The inns furnishings are true to the period and in excellent condition. The decorations are beautiful and the bedding was heavenly. We stayed in the cupids and roses room and the ceiling in this...

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daninthecity
Reviewed 5 November 2012

The Silas Robbins house was amazing. The house is beautiful and mixes old time feeling with modern amenities. It was totally renovated recently. It was pristine and the owners are wonderful. They catered to our food allergies for breakfast and really went above and beyond. I would DEFINITELY stay here again if I'm in the area.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1873 by Silas Robbins, the House is a sophisticated and elegant representation of the Second Empire design. The House is listed on the National Registry. It is located in the oldest community and in the largest historic district of Connecticut; a treasure of a home, brought back to its previous grandeur. It is magnificently restored to its original splendor and upgraded with all the amenities including air conditioning. Enjoy the Victorian charm of the House while we enchant you with our hospitality! Visit us in historic Old Wethersfield, CT, overlooking the scenic Broad Street Green. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silas W. Robbins House

Address: 185 Broad St, Wethersfield, CT 06109-3133
Region: United States > Connecticut > Wethersfield
Price Range: $273 - $454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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